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What do you do when your apps don’t migrate? (VIDEO)

JohnBennett ‎07-30-2014 11:45 AM - edited ‎09-30-2015 07:05 AM

Featuring: Rick Truesdale, AMOD Senior Sales Consultant, Hewlett Packard Company 

Featuring: Sean O’Leary, Senior Applications Modernization Consultant, Hewlett Packard Company



“Water, water, every where, Nor any drop to drink.”

-       The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, Samuel Taylor Coleridge


All that fun, new, exciting technology out there, and you can’t use it? Is your path to the cloud, or to a converged infrastructure, blocked by recalcitrant applications? Like Coleridge’s ancient mariner, you can see it, but you can’t use it.


However, we know how to make it potable!


What to do? What to do? You’ve got applications blocking your way to new technology benefits. And you’re not really sure why they won’t migrate, but they won’t. And it’s likely you don’t have the tools or processes to easily and quickly figure out why. Furthermore, you might not have the expertise it takes to fix them, once you figure out why.


It takes specialized skills and tools to evaluate and analyse the applications and then determine the best way to migrate them. That’s HP’s expertise has developed from decades of experience in managing and migrating our own applications from nearly every IT technology every built.


Watch this informative video featuring HP modernization consultants Rick Truesdale and Sean O’Leary to learn more about HP’s approach to server-to-server migrations, including our approach to automation. See how you can remove your application roadblocks to a great technology future.


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Rick Truesdale 2.jpgRick Truesdale

Rick began developing applications for mainframe systems in the 1980s. He has been actively involved with mainframe re-hosting for the past five years, with roles encompassing product and solution engineering, and managing client projects. Rick joined HP in 2011 and is now responsible for HP’s re-hosting practice for Application Modernization Services.



Sean OLeary.jpgAbout Sean O’Leary        

Sean has 30+ years of experience in the design, development and deployment of enterprise systems. Chief responsibilities include Lead Facilitator for HP’s Application Transformation Experience Workshops (TEW), HP’s global software Cloud team, and Commercial and US Public Sector consultant. Sean has developed many of HP’s methodologies used in Applications Transformation, including those that separate legacy system technical implementation details from business requirements. He has also developed application assessments collateral used in determining how best to migrate applications to the Cloud.

About the Author


Global product marketing manager for HP Enterprise Services SAP Services

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